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In conversation with Taliah Horner, writer and director of Stained

Taliah Horner, a familiar face from the Bedlam stage, debuts her new absurdist comedy about the perils of capitalism and oppression this week. It does not sound like the cheeriest of subject matters but Horner was clear on her decision to make it a comedy. “Comedy allows you to tackle a lot more, it’s not as […]

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‘Lacks freshness’ ‒ Stained review

Confused, tormented and disappointed are the feelings that one is left with after watching Stained.  Stained is an original piece written and directed by student Taliah Horner. It contains themes and metaphors derived from political society. The population of this post-capitalist purgatory are nameless, genderless archetypal characters. These characters are Mr Stains (Eduardo Fahey), the […]